Reel to reel

From the Secret White House tapes

President Nixon visits a tiki restaurant to show his love

Trump inauguration

Fraught with fraud?

Senior Fellow Chris Lu writes about allegations of wrongdoing during Trump's inauguration

Sarah Sanders

Fake hues and cries

Barbara Perry compares Trump's relationship with the media to previous presidents

Lawrence Summers

Lessons from the 2008–09 financial crisis

Learn more about the Miller Center's recent event featuring Peter Orszag, Lawrence Summers, and other experts

Edward Kennedy

Edward M. Kennedy: An Oral History

Barbara Perry's new book explores the late senator's remarkable life and career—in his own words


PrezFest 2019

Save the date—May 21-23, 2019—for a groundbreaking conference on the state of the American presidency


Critical insights for the nation's governance

The Miller Center is a nonpartisan affiliate of the University of Virginia that specializes in presidential scholarship, public policy, and political history and strives to apply the lessons of history to the nation's most pressing contemporary governance challenges.